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Police investigating serious collision in southwest Edmonton

For Immediate Release: 08-Mar-2019 @ 8:15 PM
MRU #: TR19008

The Edmonton Police Service is investigating a serious collision on Hemingway Rd earlier today.

At approximately 4 p.m. this afternoon, Friday, Mar. 8, 2019, Southwest Division officers responded to the report of a collision involving a school bus and two pedestrians in the area of 206 Street and Hemingway Rd.

 

It was reported to police that two female youths were crossing Hemingway Rd at 206 Street when they were struck by a school bus travelling westbound on Hemingway Rd.

 

EMS responded, treated and transported the two 13-year-old females to hospital with serious but non-life threatening injuries. The 44-year-old male driver of the bus and its passengers were not injured.

 

The EPS Major Collision Investigations Section has since taken over the investigation. Charges are pending against the driver of the bus.

 

Anyone with information about the collision is asked to contact the EPS at 780-423-4567 or #377 from a mobile phone. Anonymous information can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online at www.p3tips.com/250.



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Please contact Carolin Maran at (780) 421-3544 for more information.

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